It's all Greek to me!!(part four)
ANALYSIS gr. Analyo =decompose. 1. Separation of something into its constituents.
2. Examination in depth. Opposite: Synthesis.
BASIS gr. Basis = essential principle, necessary ground for discussion etc.
BASE gr. Basis= 1.foundation, support, 2. Substance reacting with an acid to give a salt.
CLASS gr. Klasis = summons for citizens, then first rank, excellence.
DIPLOMA gr. Diploma = folded piece of paper. Certificate, degree.
GRAMMAR gr. Grammatike (Gramma=letter). The whole of the rules which apply to the structure of language.
METHOD gr. Methodos = way of doing things.
PAPER gr. Papyros=papyrus.
PRACTICE gr. Pratto=act. Mode of acting, application, exercise.
SCHOOL gr. Scole=study, teaching.